What are YOU doing on March 17th?!
We are so excited to celebrate St. Patrick's day with Téada at the Belleville Church Roots Music Series in Newburyport. People are still tapping their toes from the band's last performance here in March 2012. This event is sure to sell out, so get your tickets early!
Téada is a traditional band with a truly worldwide reach.
In addition to their appearance on our Belleville Stage in March 2012, Téada has appeared as a frequent headliner at major music festivals throughout the US, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Africa, Russia, The Middle East and Australia. Highlights include a 30,000-capacity stadium concert in Brittany, along with performances at Penang World Music Festival in Malaysia, Edmonton Folk Festival in Canada, Harare International Festival of the Arts in Zimbabwe, and an extensive 7-week tour of Japan / Taiwan in 2014 playing to audiences of 40,000 people.
Continuing to grow in vision, the band has recently received a Yeats 2015 WDC Funding Award for a show production celebrating the Sligo-inspired poetry of W.B. Yeats. Téada’s latest addition to the line-up is legendary West Kerry singer and accordionist Séamus Begley, winner of 2013 TG4 Traditional Singer of the Year.
Check out some of their music:
This concert is brought to you in part by a generous contribution from the Institution for Savings.